Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
Plus Hillary to AIPAC, should Bar ditch Leo?, and more
Well we do the best we can!
Plus, “Heroes of the Holocaust,” nighttime raids, and a morality poll
Israeli move seems designed to antagonize
Plus more trouble for Paterson, anti-‘apartheid,’ and more in the news
Plus new U.N. sanctions, R.I.P. Zinn, and more in the news
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Plus Merkel the pro-Israel maverick, and more in the news
Plus we welcome our robotic Israeli overlords, and more in the news
Did a city councilor just figure out the East Jerusalem problem?
Plus prime Yiddish Department threatened, and more in the news
Plus the U.S. on Jerusalem, another Senate Jew, and more in the news
Plus Colorado shuls are cyber-attacked, and more
Plus hot water for Obama envoy, and more in the news
What they’re talking about when they talk about talks
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.